Mahabharata [sanskrit]

699,462 words | ISBN-10: 812150094X | ISBN-13: 9788121500944

The Sanskrit edition of the Mahabharata, one of the largest epic poems ever written, consisting of 100,000 metrical verses. Consisting of 18 books, the Mahabharata details the history and legends concerning ancient India (Bharata), including a major battle campaign involving the Kauravas and the Pandavas, also known as the Kurukshetra War. This portion also contains the Bhagavad-Gita. Alternative titles: Mahābhārata (महाभारत).

Verse 1.68.3

जातकर्मादिसंस्कारं कण्वः पुण्यकृतां वरः ।
तस्याथ कारयामास वर्धमानस्य धीमतः ॥ ३ ॥

jātakarmādisaṃskāraṃ kaṇvaḥ puṇyakṛtāṃ varaḥ |
tasyātha kārayāmāsa vardhamānasya dhīmataḥ || 3 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.

...happiness. She is a true wife who is skilful in household affairs. She is a true wife who has borne a son. She is a true wife whose heart is devoted to her lord. She is...

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.68.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Jatakarmadisamskara, Kanva, Punyakrit, Punyakrita, Vara, Varas, Tad, Atha, Vardhamana, Dhimat, Dhimata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.68.3). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “jātakarmādisaṃskāraṃ kaṇvaḥ puṇyakṛtāṃ varaḥ
  • jātakarmādisaṃskāram -
  • jātakarmādisaṃskāra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jātakarmādisaṃskāra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kaṇvaḥ -
  • kaṇva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puṇyakṛtām -
  • puṇyakṛt (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    puṇyakṛt (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    puṇyakṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • varaḥ -
  • varas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tasyātha kārayāmāsa vardhamānasya dhīmataḥ
  • tasyā -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • kārayāmā -
  • kṛ (verb class 0)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • asa -
  • asan (noun, neuter)
  • vardhamānasya -
  • vardhamāna (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    vardhamāna (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    vṛdh -> vardhamāna (participle, masculine)
    [genitive single from √vṛdh class 1 verb]
    vṛdh -> vardhamāna (participle, neuter)
    [genitive single from √vṛdh class 1 verb]
  • dhīmataḥ -
  • dhīmat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dhīmat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dhīmata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.68.3

Cover of edition (2013)

The complete Mahabharata (12 Volumes)
by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013)

4900 pages; [Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.] ISBN: ‎ 812150094X or 9788121500944;

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Cover of edition (2003)

The Mahabharata in Kannada (Set of 32 Volumes)
by Bharatha Darshana Bangalore (2003)

ಶ್ರೇಮಹಭಾರತ [ಮಹಾಭಾರತ]; 13907 pages;

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Preview of verse 1.68.3 in Kannada sript:
ಜಾತಕರ್ಮಾದಿಸಂಸ್ಕಾರಂ ಕಣ್ವಃ ಪುಣ್ಯಕೃತಾಂ ವರಃ ।
ತಸ್ಯಾಥ ಕಾರಯಾಮಾಸ ವರ್ಧಮಾನಸ್ಯ ಧೀಮತಃ ॥ ೩ ॥

Cover of edition (2008)

The Complete Mahabharata (9 volumes)
by M. N. Dutt (2008)

6415 pages; Sanskrit Text with English Translation; [Edited By: Dr. Ishwar Chandra Sharma & Dr. O.N. Bimali] [Publisher: Parimal Publication Pvt. Ltd.]

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Cover of edition (2017)

Mahabharata (Hindi Translation, Six Volumes)
by Sahityacharya Pandit Ramnarayandutt Shastri Pandey "Ram" (2017)

7350 pages; [महाभारत] [Publisher: Gita Press, Gorakhpur] 44 Color and Black/white illustrations.

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Cover of Bengali edition

The Mahabharata in Bengali (Two Volumes)
by Akshay Library, Kolkata (2019)

3049 pages; [মহাভারত] [মহার্ষী বদভ্যাস (Maharishi Vedvyas)]

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Preview of verse 1.68.3 in Bengali sript:
জাতকর্মাদিসংস্কারং কণ্বঃ পুণ্যকৃতাং বরঃ ।
তস্যাথ কারযামাস বর্ধমানস্য ধীমতঃ ॥ ৩ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Mahabharat in Gujarati (20 Volumes)
by Dinkar Joshi (દિનકર જોશી) (2010)

14252 pages; [મહાભારત] [Publisher: Pravin Prakashan Pvt. Ltd, Rajkot]

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Preview of verse 1.68.3 in Gujarati sript:
જાતકર્માદિસંસ્કારં કણ્વઃ પુણ્યકૃતાં વરઃ ।
તસ્યાથ કારયામાસ વર્ધમાનસ્ય ધીમતઃ ॥ ૩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

Shri Mahabharatam in Malayalam (2 volumes)
by Swami Mridananda (2018)

1681 pages; [Publisher: Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur]

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Preview of verse 1.68.3 in Malayalam sript:
ജാതകര്മാദിസംസ്കാരം കണ്വഃ പുണ്യകൃതാം വരഃ ।
തസ്യാഥ കാരയാമാസ വര്ധമാനസ്യ ധീമതഃ ॥ ൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

Mahabharata in Telugu (7 Volumes)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2018)


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Preview of verse 1.68.3 in Telugu sript:
జాతకర్మాదిసంస్కారం కణ్వః పుణ్యకృతాం వరః ।
తస్యాథ కారయామాస వర్ధమానస్య ధీమతః ॥ ౩ ॥

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